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Mossy Grove Estates, Alabama

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1890 Communities Near Mossy Grove Estates ...

We largely built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. Over time, we will continue to add communities that we find during on-going research.

We largely built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. Over time, we will continue to add communities that we find during on-going research.

If it applies, we indicate whether a community no longer exists and is now historic.<1>

While we didn't find Mossy Grove Estates in the Atlas, the following communities of the 1890's would have been found near the current location of Mossy Grove Estates.

Ansley   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the Northwest (NW) from Mossy Grove Estates
 - Ansley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Banks   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Mossy Grove Estates
 - Banks had a post office and no railroad service
 
Brundidge   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) from Mossy Grove Estates
 - 1895 population of 421 people (with 1,989 people in 2015)
 - Brundidge had a post office and railroad service
 
Buckhorn   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Mossy Grove Estates
 - 1895 population of 39 people
 - Buckhorn had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bullock   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Mossy Grove Estates
 - 1895 population of 100 people
 - Bullock had a post office and no railroad service
 
Catalpa   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Mossy Grove Estates
 - Catalpa had a post office and no railroad service
 
Curry   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Mossy Grove Estates
 - Curry had a post office and no railroad service
 
Elamville   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Mossy Grove Estates
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Elamville had a post office and railroad service
 
Hallsville   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) from Mossy Grove Estates
 - Hallsville had railroad service and no post office
 
Henderson   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Mossy Grove Estates
 - 1895 population of 159 people
 - Henderson had a post office and no railroad service
 
Josie   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Mossy Grove Estates
 - Josie had a post office and no railroad service
 
Linwood   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Mossy Grove Estates
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Linwood had a post office and railroad service
 
Little Oak   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) from Mossy Grove Estates
 - Little Oak had a post office and no railroad service
 
Live Oak   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Mossy Grove Estates
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Live Oak had a post office and no railroad service
 
Luverne   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) from Mossy Grove Estates
 - 1895 population of 451 people (with 2,834 people in 2015)
 - Luverne had a post office and railroad service
 
Orion   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) from Mossy Grove Estates
 - 1895 population of 172 people
 - Orion had a post office and no railroad service
 
Patsburg   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Mossy Grove Estates
 - Patsburg had a post office and railroad service
 
Peacock   (Crenshaw County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Peacock was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Mossy Grove Estates
 - Peacock had a post office and no railroad service
 
Petrey   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Mossy Grove Estates
 - Petrey had a post office and railroad service
 
Pronto   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Mossy Grove Estates
 - Pronto had a post office and no railroad service
 
Shady Grove   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Mossy Grove Estates
 - Shady Grove had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tennille   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Mossy Grove Estates
 - Tennille had a post office and railroad service
 
Troy   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) from Mossy Grove Estates
 - 1895 population of 3,449 people (with 18,853 people in 2015)
 - Troy had a post office and railroad service
 
Victoria   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) from Mossy Grove Estates
 - 1895 population of 85 people
 - Victoria had a post office and no railroad service
 
Vidette   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) from Mossy Grove Estates
 - Vidette had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wingard   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Mossy Grove Estates
 - Wingard had a post office and no railroad service

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Mossy Grove Estates, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Mossy Grove Estates. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Mossy Grove Estates) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mossy Grove Estates. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.7243, Longitude: -85.9594     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mossy Grove Estates have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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